First Lord of the Admiralty, Mr C. Bridgeman, onboard the 'President Sarmiento' in Portsmouth. Hampshire.
BRIDGEMAN, MR. C. FIRST LORD OF THE ADMIRALTY.
Item title reads - AS IN THE DAYS OF SAIL. Smart and sailor-like exhibition of old time seamanship in honour of Mr Bridgeman, First Lord of the Admiralty during visit to Argentine T.S. President Sarmiento. Portsmouth, Hampshire.
M/S as Mr Bridgeman, in suit and top hat, comes onboard the ship and greets the officers, he chats as he walks around the ship and past sailors standing to attention, M/S as he climbs down some steps. L/S of sailors running up the rigging. C/U of Mr Bridgeman speaking to an officer. M/S as sailors pull on a rope. C/U of him watching and nodding. L/S of men on the rigging as they raise the sails. L/S of the sails, the camera pans down them. M/S as Bridgeman takes his hat off and walks along a ramp followed by another man.